CINCINNATI, Ohio (WKBN) – U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) has tested positive for COVID-19.
Portman released the following statement Tuesday morning:
In preparation for returning to Washington, D.C., I took an at-home COVID test last night and it was positive. I am asymptomatic and feel fine. I have been in contact with the Attending Physician and my personal doctor. I am following their medical advice and following CDC guidelines and isolating for the recommended five days. I will work remotely from home this week, but will not be able to be in Washington, D.C. for votes.U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH)
Portman has been fully vaccinated and received his booster shot, according to a spokesperson.